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Shravana – The holy month in Hindu calendar

Shrava Masa

Sravana  is a month of the Hindu calendar. In India’s national civil calendar, Sravaṇa is the fifth month of the Hindu year, beginning in late July and ending in the third week of August. In the Tamil calendar, it is known as Aadi (Tamil: ஆடி) and is the fifth month …

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Significance of Hindu Rituals & Festivals

navratri

Applying Tilak on the Forehead: On the forehead, between the two eyebrows; is a spot, that is considered as a major nerve point in human body; since ancient times. The Tilak is believed to prevent the loss of “energy”, the red ‘kumkum’ between the eyebrows is said to retain energy …

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Akshaya Trutiya – Festival of Prosperity

Akshaya Tritya

India is regarded as a country of many religions and cultures. Each festival celebrated has a religious significance attached to it. One of the festivals which is celebrated on the bright half of the lunar month of Vaishaka (as per Hindu calendar) is known as “Akshaya Trutiya”. The word Akshaya …

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